Fedora 19 Update: fedfs-utils-0.9.6-1.fc19

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Fedora Update Notification
2014-06-29 02:01:33

Name        : fedfs-utils
Product     : Fedora 19
Version     : 0.9.6
Release     : 1.fc19
URL         : http://wiki.linux-nfs.org/wiki/index.php/FedFsUtilsProject
Summary     : Utilities for mounting and managing FedFS
Description :
RFC 5716 introduces the Federated File System (FedFS, for short). FedFS
is an extensible standardized mechanism by which system administrators
construct a coherent file name space across multiple file servers using
file system referrals.

A file system referral is like a symbolic link to another file system
share, but it is not visible to applications. It behaves like an
auto-mounted directory where a new file system mount is done when an
application first accesses that directory. The arguments of the mount
operation are controlled by information returned by the file server.

Today, file system referral mechanisms exist in several network file
system protocols. FedFS provides its file name space features by
leveraging referral mechanisms already built in to network file system
protocols.  Thus no change to file system protocols or clients is

Currently, the Linux FedFS implementation supports only NFS version 4
referrals. More on NFS version 4 referrals can be found in RFC 3530.
FedFS may support other network file system protocols in the future.

Update Information:

update to fedfs-utils 0.9.6

* Mon Jun  9 2014 Chuck Lever <chuck.lever at oracle.com> - 0.9.6-1
- update to fedfs-utils 0.9.6
* Mon Dec 30 2013 Chuck Lever <chuck.lever at oracle.com> - 0.9.5-1
- update to fedfs-utils 0.9.5
- Update BuildRequires according to https://fedorahosted.org/fpc/ticket/318
* Tue Oct 15 2013 Chuck Lever <chuck.lever at oracle.com> - 0.9.4-1
- update to fedfs-utils 0.9.4
- "make install_strip" works now, so use it
* Thu Sep  5 2013 Chuck Lever <chuck.lever at oracle.com> - 0.9.3-2
- Fix fedfs-utils-server dependency on nfs-utils
- Add kernel version dependency to ensure NFSD supports modern junctions
- Revert spec clean-ups that are needed only for el6
* Wed Sep  4 2013 Chuck Lever <chuck.lever at oracle.com> - 0.9.3-1
- update to fedfs-utils 0.9.3
- enable hardened build
- various .spec clean-ups
* Sat Aug  3 2013 Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng at lists.fedoraproject.org> - 0.9.2-3
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_20_Mass_Rebuild
* Wed Jul 10 2013 Chuck Lever <chuck.lever at oracle.com> - 0.9.2-2
- nfs-utils is required for -client and -server operation
- fedfs-utils-server requires fedfs-utils-lib to resolve junctions
- update package descriptions
* Tue Jun 25 2013 Chuck Lever <chuck.lever at oracle.com> - 0.9.2-1
- update to fedfs-utils-0.9.2
- installing fedfs-utils-client package should configure automounter
- find-debuginfo.sh sometimes fails during "fedpkg local" (bz977556)
* Thu Jun 20 2013 Chuck Lever <chuck.lever at oracle.com> - 0.9.1-1
- update to fedfs-utils-0.9.1.

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use
su -c 'yum update fedfs-utils' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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